community home

noun (in Britain)

a home provided by a local authority for children who cannot remain with parents or relatives, or be placed with foster parents
a boarding school for young offendersFormer name: approved school, (formal) community home with education on the premises Abbreviation: CHE

Nearby words

  1. community chests and councils of america,
  2. community church,
  3. community college,
  4. community council,
  5. community education,
  6. community language,
  7. community medicine,
  8. community mental health center,
  9. community of sovereign republics,
  10. community policing

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